Learn upgrade – e-Learning staff workshops

The e-Learning Support team invites staff to our e-Learning workshop series that are taking place from the 19th January to the 25th of February.

We will be offering the same workshops every week for six weeks so people can choose the day and time that best suits them.

These hands-on workshops focus on important new Learn features and cover the following topics:

  • What’s new in Learn 3.0? Click here to find out more!
  • Assessing students in Learn
  • Configuring the new Learn Gradebook
  • Tracking student engagement in Learn

Form more information about the workshops including times and venues click here.

Feel free to contact e-Learning Support for any questions 🙂

PeopleSoft Outage

The PeopleSoft system will be unavailable from 12pm, Friday 29 January until 8.30am, Monday 1 February due to planned system maintenance.

We encourage staff to complete any urgent PeopleSoft self-service transactions prior to the outage, and apologise for any inconvenience that this may cause.

If you have any questions about this maintenance, or problems once the system is restored, please contact the ICT Service Desk.

ICT Service Desk – your first point of contact for ICT Services
Hours: 8am-5pm Mon-Fri
Self Service Portal: https://assist.canterbury.ac.nz/selfservice/
Phone: 03 364 2060 or Extn 6060

Health and safety training coming up in February

Coming up in February:

Tue 9 Feb                             First Aid Revalidation (1 day)
Thu-Fri 11-12 Feb          Outdoor First Aid/Refresher (2 days)
Mon-Tue 22-23 Feb      Comprehensive First Aid (2 days)
Thu 25 Feb                          First Aid Revalidation (1 day)
Thu 25 Feb                          Fire Extinguisher (4 hrs)

For more information and to enrol for any 2016 Health & Safety training workshops, please click here or email health-safety@canterbury.ac.nz

Learning and development training coming up

First batch of training for 2016 are listed below

Tangata Tū, Tangata Ora:

Monday 2 & Thursday 4 February

Te Reo Māori for the Workplace:

Thursday 11 February 9 – 12.30pm
Thursday 3 March 9 – 12.30pm

All other L&D training courses have been confirmed and ready to enrol next week, you are welcome to express interest to learningdevelopment@canterbury.ac.nz and L&D will send you the registration form.

Keeping UC staff informed